Tokyo's newest commuter line is a Shin Kotsu (New Transport) system. It is fully automated with no driver or conductor. The line is 9.7 km long with 13 stations, all on viaduct.
Terminus at Nippori
Final turn into NIPPORI station
Early AM Train Packed with Commuters
Early AM Outgoing Train Almost Empty.
The line has many twists and turns
--- and a few ups and downs.
--- also lots of straight runs.
© Dick Harris Photography